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March 18th, 2013

Walter Roy Aswell

Funeral services for Walter Roy Aswell, age 84, of Choudrant, LA will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at the First Baptist Church in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Rev. David Harrell. Interment will follow at Choudrant Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mr. Aswell was born January 24, 1929 and passed away March 16, 2013. He was preceded in death by his son: Walter Roy Aswell, Jr.; and his parents: Walter L. Aswell and Jewell Wade Aswell.

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Janie Lue Midkiff

Funeral services for Janie Lue Midkiff, age 95 , formerly of Houston and Beaumont, TX will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston.
Officiating the service will be Rev. Steve Hughes. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home.

Mrs. Midkiff was born May 24, 1917 in Beaumont, TX and passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Ruston, LA.

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Kelly Renee Harper Walker

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Funeral services for Kelly Renee Harper Walker, a Lincoln Parish school teacher, were held on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 4pm at Sweetwater Baptist Church in Quitman, LA., with Rev. Stuart Toms and Dr. Wilton Wall officiating. Interment followed in the Gayla Traina Cemetery in Jonesboro. Visitation was held on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Sweetwater Baptist Church from 4-8pm.

Kelly was born on July 23, 1976 and passed away on March 15, 2013. She was 36.

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BUS DRIVER Needed. Lincoln Total Community Action

BUS DRIVER Needed. Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc. is accepting applications for the position of Bus Driver for Head Start through March 28, 2013. The bus driver is needed for the route on Bernice. The position requires the following: CDL Certification - Passenger and Safety endorsements, safe driving record, background check clearance, love and patience for children. Interested persons may apply at the Bernice Head Start Center, 211 Willis Reed St., Bernice LA and the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center, 1400 Oakdale St., Ruston, LA. between the hours of 8:00-3:00 pm.

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NOTICE NOTICE is hereby given that,

NOTICE

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that the Lincoln Parish Police Jury has declared that the following described item owned by the Lincoln Parish Police Jury is no longer needed for public purposes:
One (1) 2008 Caterpillar 140M Motor Grader
S/N: B9M00586 Minimum Bid: $125,000.00

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March 17th

J.C. Williams

A funeral service was held on March 5, 2013 for J.C. Williams, 78, in Los Angeles, Ca. Mr. Williams formerly of Ruston, La. died February 21, 2013 of a sudden death. Mr. Williams was the uncle of Coach Rickey Burton and Anne Dunn Reynolds. Condolences can be sent to Mrs. Ruth Williams 1117 East 103 Rd. St., Los Angeles, Ca. 90002.

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Reverend Clifton Edward Lewis

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The Reverend Clifton Edward Lewis, a native of Farmerville, Louisiana in Union Parish; was born July 31, 1951. He was the seventh of 11 children born to the late Everett N. Lewis and Elizabeth Rodgers Lewis. Who could know at this time what an impact this child would have on his community and fellowman? Clifton received his early biblical instruction at the Woodlawn Baptist Church and even as a youth was active in Sunday School and Baptist Training Union. He had a passion for learning that even then was described as “uncommon” among his peers.

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March 16th

Serving up some fun

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Junior Auxiliary event draws hundreds
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It was “Dinner and a Movie” with lots of “appetizers and desserts” as hundreds flocked to Lincoln Parish Park for the sixth annual event sponsored by the Junior Auxiliary.
It looked like an old-fashioned parish fair with booths sponsored by businesses and organizations, many local, providing activities for children until dusk when people sat on lawn chairs, towels and blankets to watch the movie.
This year’s movie, which was kept secret until the projection hit the screen, was Dr. Seuess’ “The Lorax.”

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Hoping for hotel

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Grambling officials in talks with Comer Capital Group

GRAMBLING — If all goes as planned, the City of Grambling is zeroing in on constructing a new hotel, as Brandon Comer, with Comer Capital Group, gave the progress of the development before the City Council during its regularly-scheduled March meeting.
Although Comer was scheduled to update the city during its tax increment financing (TIF) district meeting on March 7, for unstated reasons Comer was unable to make the meeting and instead gave the update during the council meeting.

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